Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Rosters
1965-1966 Philadelphia Sixers Regular Season Roster
|Player||Pos||HT||WT||YOS||Pre-Draft Team||Draft Status||Nationality|
|Al Bianchi||G||6-3||185||9||Bowling Green||1954 Rnd 2 Pick 9||United States|
|Jesse Branson||F||6-7||195||0||Elon||1965 Rnd 2 Pick 5||United States|
|Wilt Chamberlain||C||7-1||265||6||Kansas||1959 NBA Draft, Undrafted||United States|
|Billy Cunningham||FC||6-7||210||0||North Carolina||1965 Rnd 1 Pick 5||United States|
|Dave Gambee||F||6-6||215||7||Oregon State||1958 Rnd 1 Pick 6||United States|
|Hal Greer||G||6-2||175||7||Marshall||1958 Rnd 2 Pick 6||United States|
|Art Heyman||GF||6-5||205||2||Duke||1963 Rnd 1 Pick 1||United States|
|Luke Jackson||FC||6-9||240||1||Texas-RGV||1964 Rnd 1 Pick 4||United States|
|Wali Jones||G||6-2||180||1||Villanova||1964 Rnd 3 Pick 2||United States|
|Chet Walker||F||6-6||212||3||Bradley||1962 Rnd 2 Pick 5||United States|
|Gerry Ward||G||6-4||195||2||Boston College||1963 Rnd 1 Pick 5||United States|
|Bob Weiss||SG||6-2||180||0||Penn State||1965 Rnd 3 Pick 5||United States|
1965-1966 Philadelphia Depth Chart
|Starters||H. Greer||W. Jones||C. Walker||L. Jackson||W. Chamberlain|
|Rotation||A. Bianchi||D. Gambee||B. Cunningham|
|Lim PT||B. Weiss|
1965-1966 Eastern Division Standings
|4||New York Knicks||30-50||25|
1965-1966 Philadelphia Awards & Honors
|Player||Award / Honor|
|Wilt Chamberlain||Michael Jordan Most Valuable Player (1966)
|Wilt Chamberlain||All-NBA First Team (1966)
|Hal Greer||All-NBA Second Team (1966)
|Billy Cunningham||All-Rookie First Team (1966)
|Wilt Chamberlain||Eastern All-Star Fan Vote Selection (1966)
|Hal Greer||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1966)
|Chet Walker||Eastern All-Star Coaches Selection (1966)
1965-1966 Philadelphia Season Stat Leaders
1965-1966 Philadelphia Sixers Roster Composition
|Selected via Draft
Billy Cunningham was selected as the #5 pick in the First Round of the 1965 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Billy Cunningham signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 1, 1965.
Luke Jackson was selected as the #4 pick in the First Round of the 1964 NBA Draft by the Philadelphia Sixers. Luke Jackson signed a multi-year contract with the Philadelphia Sixers on September 1, 1964.
|Acquired via Trade
Al Bianchi was acquired in a trade by the Syracuse Nationals from the Minneapolis Lakers on October 24, 1956.
Wilt Chamberlain was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Golden State Warriors on January 15, 1965.
Dave Gambee was acquired in a trade by the Syracuse Nationals from the St. Louis Hawks on September 22, 1960.
Wali Jones was acquired in a trade by the Philadelphia Sixers from the Washington Wizards on September 22, 1965.
|Acquired via Free Agency
Gerry Ward signed a multi-year contract as a free agent with the Philadelphia Sixers on October 24, 1965.
1965-1966 Philadelphia Sixers Front Office
|Staff Member||Position||Start Season||Previous Job|
|Dolph Schayes||Head Coach||1963-1964||N/A|
|Irv Kosloff||Owner, General Manager||1963-1964||N/A|
|Dave Zinkoff||Public Address Announcer||1950-1951||N/A|